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By Ken Frieden,Ted Gorelick,Michael Wex

ISBN-10: 0815607601

ISBN-13: 9780815607601

ISBN-10: 0815632916

ISBN-13: 9780815632917

novellas through S. Y. Abramovitsh open this anthology, the 1st finished assessment of works via the 3 vintage Yiddish authors. They describe Jewish lifestyles in jap Europe throughout the 19th century and introduce the reader to Abramovitsh's adjust in the past, Mendele the ebook Peddler. right here he provides a various forged of characters together with Isaac Abraham as tailor's apprentice, choirboy, and corrupt businessman, and Fishke touring in the course of the Ukraine with a caravan of beggars. Sholem Aleichem reintroduces us to Tevye the Dairyman's cherished daughters Hodel and Chava, recognized to all people acquainted with the musical or movie fiddler at the Roof. Tevye is a gregarious storyteller who describes the pleasures of elevating independent-minded daughters. We trap glimpses of inspirational rebbes and awe-inspiring rabbis. those translations breathe new existence into the unforgettable worlds of Yiddish literature.

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